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Lower Shore Farmhouse, Littleborough

Description: Lower Shore Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 213368

OS Grid Reference: SD9252616949
OS Grid Coordinates: 392526, 416949
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6490, -2.1145

Location: Higher Shore Road, Rochdale OL15 9LW

Locality: Littleborough
County: Rochdale
Country: England
Postcode: OL15 9LW

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Listing Text

(east side)
- Lower Shore Farmhouse

- II
Farmhouse, now house. Mid C18 with later additions. Hammer-
dressed watershot stone with graduated stone slate and slate
roofs. 3-bay 2-storey central-entrance plan with subsequent
additions to rear and right. Projecting plinth. Door with
architrave surround and hood. Symmetrically arranged 4-light
chamfered mullion windows (all with 2 mullions removed) in
bays 1 and 3 and a blind light above the door (with 1
mullion removed). Gable chimney stacks with moulded
oversailing courses. 2 late C18 additions at rear with flat-
faced mullion windows and a C19 addition to right which has
raised quoins and C20 casement window replacements for
sashes. A datestone built into an adjoining wall reads
"RD 1622 ID".

Listing NGR: SD9252616949

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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